Project Management Schools In Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania has is only one accredited project management school where project management faculty who teach project management classes can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in project management in the state of Pennsylvania, which encompasses project management training at the project management masters degree level.


  1. Lehigh University

    27 Memorial Drive West, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18015

    38 U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Pennsylvania Vs. National Project Management Employment

Pennsylvania 79,740
National 2,266,370

Approximately 4% of the country's project management professionals work in Pennsylvania state.

Employment Growth for Project management professionals In Pennsylvania

80,580 80,160 82,870 82,280 79,740
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Project Management is a shrinking field in Pennsylvania. In 2010 there were 840 less project management professionals working in Pennsylvania than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of project management has shrunk by 1% in Pennsylvania. This decline is slower than the change in the number of project management professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of project management professionals has shrunk by 3% from 2006 to 2010.

Project Management VS. All Professions salaries in Pennsylvania

$75,330 $75,100 $77,916 $79,403 $82,416
$44,448 $45,778 $47,594 $49,448 $50,581
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Project Management
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by project management professionals is increasing in Pennsylvania. The mean salary for project management professionals in 2006 was $75,330 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $82,416 per year.

Salary percentiles for Project management professionals in Pennsylvania

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Thus, there was a 9% growth in project management professionals' salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In the state of Pennsylvania, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of project management. The pay differential between the highest paid project management professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 125%

Average Salaries for Project management professionals and related professions in Pennsylvania

Business Administration
Business Management
Project Management
Small Business

In Pennsylvania, project management professionals earn, on average, less than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Project Management programs available for each degree type for all schools in Pennsylvania


As the number of project management professionals is decreasing in Pennsylvania state, the number of students graduating from the only accredited project management school in Pennsylvania state is decreasing. In 2006, 320 students graduated from project management courses in Pennsylvania. And in 2010, 12 students graduated.

There was a decrease in the number of project management school degree or certificate graduates in Pennsylvania by 96%. A majority of these graduates, or 100%, graduated with a master's degree in project management.

Project Management Faculty Salaries in Pennsylvania

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